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Utah bill would require human trafficking training for CDL renewal

Utah bill would require human trafficking training for CDL renewal

Utah is the latest state to look at ways to help stop the trafficking of humans by enlisting the help of the trucking industry. Human Trafficking Course Sen. Todd Weiler, R-Woods Cross, who has worked with...
Heavy Vehicle Use Tax

Heavy Vehicle Use Tax: Who Has To File? And When?

The time for filing Form 2290 and paying the Heavy Vehicle Use Tax (HVUT) is coming up soon! Here's what you need to know to avoid penalites for late filing. What is the Heavy Vehicle...
Celadon stock drops as company acknowledges SEC investigation

Celadon Stocks Tumble As Lawsuits Alleging Financial Cover-Ups Pile Up

Celadon shares have fallen to almost an all time low today as the company comes under increased scrutiny for allegedly issuing misleading financial statements about its truck leasing program. Celadon Stocks Fall Dramatically The Indianapolis-based trucking company Celadon...
Garbage Truck Drivers Make Six Figures

Garbage Truck Drivers Bring In Six Figure Salaries

"I make more money than someone who went to college," says New York City garbage truck driver Tony Sankar. Garbage Truck Workers Rake In $100,000 Each Year Sankar and his co-worker Noel Molina have been working together...
Raimondo Signs Bill

Raimondo Signs Truck-Only Toll Bill Into Law

In a whirlwind of legislative activity, Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo signed her controversial truck-only toll bill into law last night. After 8 Month Debate, Toll Bill Sails Through Legislature The bill passed through through the...
New Mexico Sign

New Mexico Unveils Plan To Recover $56 Million In Lost Trucker Fees

The New Mexico Department of Transportation is asking lawmakers to support a new plan that they say will help them recover $56 million in lost revenue from truck drivers every year. Transportation officials have long...
U.S. Xpress To Raise Pay For Safe Drivers

U.S. Xpress Offers Major Raise For Safe Drivers

U.S. Xpress announced that it will give some of its truck drivers a significant safety performance based pay hike. Starting March 1, solo over the road drivers who have not had an accident or a...
Land Air Seeks Emergency Funding

Land Air Express Needs Emergency Funding To Stay Afloat

Following one of the FMCSA's largest out of service orders in history, Land Air Express is back on the road -- but they are seeking emergency funding in order to stay that way. According to...
Rally Planned To Speak Out Against Rhode Island Truck-Only Toll Plan

Truckers: “We’ll Go Out Of Our Way To Avoid Rhode Island Tolls”

In response to Governor Gina Raimondo's highly controversial plan to toll only trucks and not other vehicles, a survey found that the majority of truckers plan to change their routes to avoid tolls -- even...
Mack Trucks Layoff

Mack Trucks To Lay Off 400 At Pennsylvania Plant Because Of Low Demand

Mack Trucks Inc. recently announced plans to lay off 400 workers at their Pennsylvania manufacturing facility, citing reduced demand for their trucks. The layoffs will begin January 25 at the Lower Macungie Township plant, which makes...
JB Hunt Adds Jobs

J.B. Hunt Will Add 1000 Jobs And Expand Lowell Headquarters

J.B. Hunt recently announced that it plans to add 1000 jobs over the next six years as well as expanding its headquarters in Lowell, Arkansas. J.B. Hunt CEO John Roberts said of the announcement, "As...
Port Authority Toll Increases

Port Authority Toll Hikes Anger Truck Drivers

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey toll hikes that went into effect yesterday have many truck drivers angry -- and questioning where their money is going. The toll hikes went into effect on the George...
Truck Driver Wins Sexual Harassment Suit

Trucker Wins $2 Million In Sexual And Racial Harassment Lawsuit Against Former Boss

New York courts have sided with a truck driver who endured both sexual and racial harassment from his former boss, awarding him a massive $2.2 million settlement. Truck driver Raymond Rosas said in his suit that...
Volvo Layoffs

Over 700 Volvo Employees To Be Laid Off At Virginia Plant

Volvo announced that it will lay off 734 employees from its plant in Dublin, Virginia, starting in February. Company officials say that the layoffs are a result of reduced demand for their long haul trucks. The...
Another Werner Pay Raise

Werner To Increase Driver Pay Again

Werner Enterprises announced that its company drivers will be getting a significant raise, effective on January 1, 2016. The news of the pay increase for company drivers comes only weeks after Werner announced the biggest...
GoFundMe Fraud

$24,000 Allegedly Stolen From Deceased Truck Driver’s GoFundMe Account

Police are investigating after money from a GoFundMe fundraiser set up to help the young widow and two children that a truck driver left behind was allegedly stolen. "Friend" Sets Up GoFundMe Account After Truck...

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